Threat Encyclopedia

Losant.Arduino.MQTT.Client.Stack.based.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Losant Arduino MQTT Client.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of inputs when the vulnerable application handles a maliciously crafted request. A remote authenticated attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability via a crafted request.

Affected Products

Losant Arduino MQTT Client prior to V2.7

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://github.com/Losant/losant-mqtt-arduino

CVE References

CVE-2018-17614